To a print fetishist like me, this man is a champion.
I still get chills listening to any version of “The Thrill is Gone.” We should all get to live eighty-nine years like a King.
“The past is no more the past than the future.”
Amazing performance by Savages. I love watching Fay Milton drum.
I’m pleased to have my poem, “If You Ain’t Got the Do Re Mi,” featured in the new anthology—Oklahoma Poems and Their Poets—edited by 2014 Oklahoma Poet Laureate Nathan Brown. This is a great collection, which features Pulitzer winners Stephen Dunn and N. Scott Momaday, as well as Naomi Shihab Nye, Joy Harjo, Ron Padgett, and others.
Tony Zhou (@tonyszhou) produces fantastic video essays on movies and filmmakers. This essay explores the genius of David Fincher’s direction and camerawork. In creative writing, especially fiction, we talk a lot about character and point-of-view. This is a perfect visual presentation of what you can accomplish with POV and scene setting no matter if it’s film or a piece of writing.
See also: Dirty Breaches at BandCamp.